After coming in as the top seed last year, Texas senior Clark Smith will look to redeem himself and land on top of the podium this time around in the men’s 1650 free.
Stanford is one of the best teams in the country this year, but they’ll be battling a tough Cal team that also ranks among the best of the best.
The Stanford men were on a roll this morning, putting 4 swimmers into the final of the 500 free and 5 swimmers into the final of the 200 IM.
Among the notable races to watch is the men’s 200 yard free, which will feature U.S. Olympic gold medalists Clark Smith and Townley Haas, as well as Stanford freshman standout Grant Shoults and Olympic champ Ous Mellouli.
Fail should have an immediate scoring impact for Arizona at the Pac-12 Championship meet, as his 15:15.35 in the mile is already good enough to have scored last season.
The Arizona Wildcats have picked up some distance talent after FAST Swim Team’s Jared Kaskawal has verbally committed to join them in Tucson for the upcoming season.
On the men’s side, a trio of Russian teammates swept the podium places in the 100 free, led by former USC Trojan Vlad Morozov in 49.08.
Tonight’s finals session will mark the official end of the 2016 U.S Olympic Trials where the remaining roster spots will be filled and a complete picture of the American Olympic swim team will emerge.
This morning’s prelims are going to be short and sweet, at least for the first half of the morning.
The Texas Invite wrapped up its short course yards competition already this weekend, and today the Longhorns hosted the long…
There’s only a couple of events on Friday at Junior Nationals, but there should be at least one big show when Townley Haas swims the 400 free.
The University of Arizona Men’s Swimming and Diving Team has received a verbal commitment from distance and open water stud Nicholas…
The Arizona Wildcats, who didn’t enter a swimmer in the mile at last year’s Pac 12 Championships, have added a good one to their class of 2014.